Arka0415 wrote:As the relentless Mathhammer gurus of ATT and other sites have found, Cyclic Ion Blasters and (maybe?) Burst Cannons appear to be the ideal weapons for XV8s with their low accuracy. Fusion Blasters and Missile Pods seem less effective, on XV8s at least. Flamers are controversial, as are Plasma Rifles, and everyone knows the AFP is pretty terrible!
Anyway, who has tried out XV8s in battle in 8th Edition? Does the theory hold up? Do some XV8 builds perform surprisingly well on the tabletop? Or, are there drawbacks to mathematically-viable loadouts that simple math might not reveal?
Glarblar wrote:Quad pod commander:
Nice backline support and can use him to activate kauyon/mont'ka
Yojimbob wrote:Very curious how flamers work out in practice though I feel like I'd lose out to much by not taking CIB's.
AnonAmbientLight wrote:The real question you should be asking is what is your play style and what do you plan to do with your army? Then you must select the weapon that best suits that goal.
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